About Us

Inova has been running since 2001 and provides consultancy services, training and coaching programmes in the areas of entrepreneurship, employability, career development and wellbeing, with a focus on diversity and equal opportunities.

We work with a wide target group for which we provide a variety of training and support programmes. Much of our work focuses on supporting those who are under-represented or who face challenges to fulfil their potential, and many of these are co-funded by the European Union’s Erasmus+ programme. Our funded programmes have helped many of those who are most vulnerable, including migrants, NEET young people, older people and women who have been victims of violence, trafficking, homelessness or abuse, to name a few.

We have worked extensively with entrepreneurs, artists and women in non-traditional fields such as Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM). Our director, Marina Larios, is president of WiTEC, the European Association of Women in SET.

Our programmes use coaching and mentoring to support individuals to develop their ‘soft skills’, build confidence and self-efficacy and reflect on and achieve their goals. 

Our in-house trainers have over 50 years of experience between them and can provide one to one coaching, workshops and Enterprise/Career/Mentoring and Mindfulness Circles™. Meet them at our “Our Team” page!

Our Circles are a series of products developed by Inova which combine mentoring, coaching and action learning to support individuals to reflect on and develop either a new or existing business, change or progress in their career or consider their personal life goals. This methodology was recognised by Aberdeen University business academics as a successful programme for the development of entrepreneurial skills and they have since been adapted to support many other people in different areas of life.

Inova Consultancy’s subsidiary in Mexico, Inova Education, has been providing marketing services to British universities since 1996. To find out more please visit www.inovaeducation.com

Latest News from Inclusive Business Launch Pad Project!

01 February 2023

Partners have recently completed a series of training for small business owners as part of the Inclusive Business Launch Pad project. Find out about the training and its impact across the partner countries: IBL Newsletter December 2022 Edition

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Latest news from the FlyIn Project!

17 January 2023

Find the latest FlyIn Project newsletter here to learn more about the project and the progress so far!

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Gender Equality in Education - An update from our 'T-Shirt' project!

19 December 2022

  The "T-Shirt" project has been running over the last 2 years and working towards the development of training materials for teachers, to raise awareness of gender equality issues and empower those in the teaching community to address these issues…

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Mentoring in Action - Women and Girls in STEM Programme Update

09 August 2022

  In the past 8 months the Inova team have been busy implementing the Mentoring in Action – Women and Girls in STEM programme funded by the British Council. This exciting initiative was launched on 30th November 2021 and since…

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